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San Antonio Rampage center Scott Timmins has been charged with trespassing after allegedly getting drunk and breaking into a house several blocks from his home.
Officials with the AHL affiliate of the Florida Panthers didn't immediately comment Wednesday on the 23-year-old player's status.
A woman called police early Monday to report a stranger on her couch. She and her three children fled through a back door. Officers say Timmins appeared intoxicated and told them he didn't know how he got into the house.
He was charged with criminal trespass and freed after posting $800 bail. No attorney could immediately be located for Timmins, who was selected by the Panthers in the sixth round of the 2009 NHL entry draft.
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Scott Timmins made it home from the bar after a night of partying with teammates in San Antonio. Unfortunately for the Florida Panthers minor league prospect, the home he made it to was not his.
San Antonio – Florida Panthers prospect and current AHL San Antonio Rampage forward Scott Timmins was arrested Monday morning after a woman found him asleep on her couch, according to KENS 5, via CBSSports.com. Timmins was allegedly out drinking at a bar with teammates earlier in the evening.
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